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Patient Experience

The Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS®) program asks about experiences with access to care, communication with providers, and customer service.

Hospital Inpatient and Outpatient Use, Cost, and Quality

The Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) provides data on hospitalizations and emergency department visits, by patient demographics, diagnoses and procedures, and hospital characteristics.

Quality and Disparities

The National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report (NHQDR) shows progress and opportunities for improving healthcare quality and reducing disparities.

AHRQ Priority Topic: OPIOIDS

Deaths from drug overdoses have risen steadily over the past two decades and have become the leading cause of injury death in the United States. Prescription drugs, especially opioids, have been increasingly implicated in drug overdose deaths over the last decade. In response to recent increases in opioid-related morbidity, HHS has made addressing the opioid problem a priority. HHS is focused on implementing evidence-based approaches to reduce opioid overdoses and overdose-related mortality and the prevalence of opioid use disorder.

Click the Map to find out more about what findings HCUP-FastStats has on Opioid-Related Hospital Use

2020 Opioids National Inpatient U.S Map

MEPS Research Finding #45

Average Annual Morphine Milligram Equivalents (MMEs) of Outpatient Prescription Opioids and Share of Total MMEs among Elderly and Non-Elderly Adults in 2015-2016

Learn more about Opioid-related illness in the United States from the NHQDR.

  • Hospital inpatient stays involving opioid- related diagnoses per 100,000 population
  • Emergency department visits involving opioid-related diagnoses per 100,000 population
  • Drug overdose deaths involving any opioid per 100,000 resident population
  • Drug overdose deaths involving natural and semisynthetic opioids per 100,000 resident population
  • Drug overdose deaths involving other synthetic opioids (other than methadone) per 100,000 resident population